Persevering Patriots Defeat Palisades in Playoffs

Persevering Patriots Defeat Palisades in Playoffs

Jack Freeman, Sports Editor

November 20, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The BCCHS Varsity Football team’s first playoff game was one for the books that was full of excitement and school spirit. The game was very fun to watch and it ended in a close score of 26-21 with the Patriots winning the game. With that victory the Patriots moved forward into the second round of playoffs...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Adams & Ceramics

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Adams & Ceramics

Alyssa Macias, Website Editor

November 18, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

This school year has brought an influx of new teachers, and with new teachers come new classes. A focus has been put on career and art based curriculum. One of the new classes that has started at Birmingham is ceramics, which is not widely available throughout schools anymore. Mrs. Janeen Adams just...

El Nino’s Coming, We Should All Be Ready

El Nino’s Coming, We Should All Be Ready

Jack Freeman, Sports Editor

November 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

El Nino is very much real and it is coming very soon. I think it is a great idea that many people in California are trying to prepare for the upcoming rains and are trying to find ways to store the water and preserve it once it starts coming down. Saving the water that we will get from El Nino would...

MLB Postseason Wrap-up

MLB Postseason Wrap-up

Samuel Gerstein, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 16, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

With the baseball season all said and done, the Royals have earned their crown becoming the champions of the world for the 2nd time in their 46 year history. Nicknamed "The Comeback Kids" for their late game heroics and the ability to overcome any lead no matter how insurmountable it seemed.  While...

DIY to Pumpkin Pie

DIY to Pumpkin Pie

Michelle Suarez, Staff Report

November 12, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

It's the time of season when everyone puts away their bathing suits and pulls out their sweaters and warm drinks. Pumpkin pie is a must have in the Fall season. All around the world, pumpkin pie is one of the best desserts that you can accompany anything with. Pies are very simple to make, especially...

Delicious D.I.Y. Hot Chocolate Truffles

Delicious D.I.Y. Hot Chocolate Truffles

Jenny Cubas, Front Page/ News

November 12, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The weather is cooling down, and what is better to warm your taste buds than with hot chocolate? If plain hot chocolate or regular marshmallows isn't cutting it, then why not try something new? Hot chocolate truffles are easy to make and give your hot chocolate that missing element. Ingredients: 2 3/4 cups o...

How to Avoid Slow Lunch Lines

How to Avoid Slow Lunch Lines

Ranulfo Martinez, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day but, lunch should not be overlooked. However, here at Birmingham many students consider skipping lunch altogether. This is partly due to the fact of the slow lunch lines. The main cause of the long lines is the amount of students. It's not rare...

Pan: Entertaining & Playful but Slow at the Box Office

Pan: Entertaining & Playful but Slow at the Box Office

Trinity Cummings and Yara Saldana

November 9, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The movie Pan is a new exciting adventure starring Levi Miller as Peter Pan and Garrett Hedlund as Captain Hook along with Hugh Jackman as Blackbeard. This movie has both its highlights and downfalls. Most people liked it for its childish and playful moments, while others thought of it as boring a...

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